Everyone is born a genius, but the process of living de-geniuses them.
No temptation can gravitate to a man unless there is that in his heart which is capable of responding to it.
Being unwanted, unloved, uncared for, forgotten by everybody, I think that is a much greater hunger, a much greater poverty than the person who has nothing to eat.
Talk low, talk slow and don't say too much.
The advantage of a bad memory is that one enjoys several times the same good thing for the first time.
One of the advantages of being disorderly is that one is constantly making exciting discoveries.
Time means a lot to me because you see I am also a learner and am often lost in the joy of forever developing.
It is by no means an irrational fancy that, in a future existence, we shall look upon what we think our present existence, as a dream.
Women have the right to work wherever they want, as long as they have the dinner ready when you get home.
I meant what I said and I said what I meant.
Surrealism is destructive, but it destroys only what it considers to be shackles limiting our vision.
The day of individual happiness has passed
I recommend that the Statue of Liberty be supplemented by a Statue of Responsibility on the west coast.
Work is the rent you pay for the room you occupy on earth.
Patriotism is usually stronger than class hatred, and always stronger than internationalism.
Obsession is an attractive thing. People who are really, really interested and good at one thing and smart are attractive, if they're men.
If you've got them by the balls their hearts and minds will follow.
Freedom is from within.
There is no such thing as a Christian child: only a child of Christian parents.
By desiring little, a poor man makes himself rich.
Rhyme, that enslaved queen, that supreme charm of our poetry, that creator of our meter.